Retail Bum

Black Friday Foot Traffic Fell 28 Pct From Pre-Pandemic Levels

Foot traffic on Black Friday this year fell 28.3 percent compared to pre-pandemic levels, with more Americans shopping online and kicking off their holiday shopping earlier in the fall season, according to retail technology solution provider Sensormatic.

Traffic was still up 47.5 percent compared to 2020, when retailers had to impose capacity restrictions to…